New chapter for festival leader

AFTER eight years of immersing himself in the Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival’s evolution and inclusive nature, literary program organiser Rhett McDonald has left to focus on […]

Grand home restoration a labour of love

STEPPING through the grand doors of Lowan homestead, you are instantly immersed in a chapter of yesteryear. Grandeur design, expert craftsman and timeless elegance are just […]

Iconic city store to close doors

AFTER 63 years of trading, Mount Gambier’s iconic DJ Interiors will soon close its doors. Originally opened in 1955 by Donald James Bigham and Family, Peter […]

Veteran support a call of duty

LOCAL volunteer Margaret Winterfield has received state recognition for her decades of service at the Mount Gambier Returned and Services League. “Margie”, as she is affectionately […]

Dedicated police officer retires

DEDICATED Millicent Police officer Des Noll OAM has handed in his badge and is moving into retirement, but his inspiring contribution to the community will continue. […]

Nitschke notches up milestone

LONG-TERM employees are always highly valued in any workplace and for one of the South East’s dedicated workers – who has committed 50 years to her […]

Dance journey heads worldwide

IMAGINE dancing for a living while travelling on board a ship to some of the most spectacular locations across the world. It seemed like a far […]

Runaway fitness success

NOT even a fractured elbow can stop Brad Tilley from tying up his laces and “pounding the pavement” on a daily basis. In December 2016, the […]